29 Nov Kenya Hosts ITF Level One Course
The course was considered a great success as the coaches welcomed the information and opportunities that were provided. 26 participates took part in the entire course and extra 5 attended the Play and Stay course. 2 journalists who took the course to advance their tennis vocabulary were among the extra 5 attendees.
The course covered Play and Stay topics (communications, red, orange, and green balls in relation to the court sizes), tactics, and how children under 10 learn, Fundamentals of Technique and Tactic, Elements of Group and Individual Lessons, Biomechanics, etc. The coaches took a written exam on the last day.
The course was conducted by senior tutor Thierry Ntwali, the Development Officer for East Africa; and Rosemary Owino, the second tutor.